UNT News Current Students

U.S. State Department designates Honors College student as Critical Language Scholar

Submitted by wdc on Mon, 2018-05-21 15:48

<p>As the daughter of a U.S. Air Force veteran, Rachel Shafer knew moving was inevitable. What she didn’t foresee were the lifelong lessons each new military base would bring – from Ohio to Virginia to Kansas to Texas, Shafer learned to adapt to new environments and formed an appreciation for the different cultures that existed within each station.</p>

Innovative, new partnership leads University of North Texas to build Frisco campus

Submitted by wdc on Tue, 2018-05-01 17:45

<p>It’s official. The ‘eagle has landed’ in Frisco, giving new meaning to the phrase. Unanimous approval of a new ‘public-public’ partnership between the City of Frisco, its Frisco Economic and Community Development Corporations and the University of North Texas (UNT) makes way for what will ultimately be a branch campus to serve at least 5,000 students, providing higher education and research opportunities for future generations.</p>